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    Hal Foster Prince Valiant Sunday Comic Strip Original Art dated 3-23-52 (King Features Syndicate, 1952). As Val and his young crippled companion Arf sail homeward after nearly drowning, word reaches Princess Aleta that her beloved husband and father to her children has perished. Brave Aleta breaks down in the final panel of this magnificent Sunday, which boasts beautiful images of Val and Arf's boat sailing through choppy water, with majestic mountains in the background, and of Val's guide, stumbling back through the sun-dappled woods. The art is in ink over graphite with red ink key lines on two pieces of Bristol board. The combined image area measures approximately 22.75" x 34". Handling wear along the outer edges, with few very minor stains within the image area; otherwise, Excellent condition. From A Collection of Great Cartoonists and Illustrators.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2016
    4th-6th Thursday-Saturday
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